James Joseph Dempsey

7/16/1928 - 12/11/2017

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James Joseph Dempsey

With deepest sadness we announce the peaceful passing of James Joseph Dempsey surrounded by his loving family on December 11, 2017.  James was a strong man who raised seven children alongside his beautiful late wife Marina.
He will be missed by his son Melvin ( Sherry) and his six daughters; Judy ( Bob ), Audrey ( Martin ), Rose Marie, Evelyn ( Joseph ), Lisa ( Adam ), Annett ( Chris ),  15 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
James fought in the Korean War, he was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and the Knights of Columbus. He will be deeply missed by everyone he met.

A memorial service will take place on Wednesday, December 13 at 1:00 pm in Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Road, Halifax Fr. Duncan McMaster Celebrant.  Memorial Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Funeral Details

  • Memorial Service

    Atlantic Funeral Home Halifax

    Event Times

    12/13/2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Posted by Toney Thomas | 12/15/2017

Vaya con dios. Go with God.

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Posted by scott young | 12/14/2017

God bless.May you find enternal peace and happiness.

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